Nielsen VideoScan

  1. 'Mamma' Dethrones 'Knight' On DVD Sales Chart

    December 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST "Mamma Mia!" replaced "The Dark Knight" as the top-selling DVD in the United States, according to Nielsen VideoScan data issued Wednesday. The Batman sequel, released December 9, remains the top-selling video release of the yea ...

  2. High Noon For High Def

    May 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT If you want to watch high-definition versions of the latest James Bond film or Destiny's Child live onstage, you've got to get them on Blu-ray. And as the next-generation format war between Blu-ray and HD DVD continues to heat up, such e ...

  3. BDS/Soundscan's Birger Dies At 31

    April 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Director of client services died in Nashville. Marc Birger, director of client services for Nielsen Entertainment East Coast Operations, died of a heart attack Monday (April 19) in Nashville. He was 31. Birger, who began his career as an intern fo ...